Cool / Useful Stuff Found Online April – August 2011

10 Oct

Here’s a collection of FB posts I’ve posted over the past 4 months (or so) of cool and/or useful things I’ve found online sometime between April and August 2011. Enjoy!
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Love Jessica Hische! Should I Work for Free?
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Thanks HOW Blog and Cameron Moll for turning me on to this site:
Designers MX
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HOW Magazine – The Rhythm of Design by Stephanie Orma: “To execute the animation, a duo from MIT was enlisted to create the laser-burning process of transferring McFetridge’s illustrations onto the toast (no Photoshop or After Effects trickery used here!). The results yielded several still images combined in a sequence to create the final piece. In total, 2,430 pieces of toast were used in the making of the video–no.
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This looks like it might be a good resource for newbies to web. I like the design of it but haven’t had a chance to read through it yet. Let me know what you think: Don’t Fear the Internet
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Need a job? Willing to relocate? Check this job board out. You never know where you might find your next (or first) opportunity: Authentic Jobs
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I ❤ Type:
Friends of Type
Awesome typography examples: Type Everything
5 Typographic No-No’s
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Free, high quality stock photos. Enjoy!! Stock.XCHNG
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These are cool! There are 3 of them (Move, Learn, Eat) here’s the “Move” one.
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Cool stop motion video using over 4,500 still photographs! Sara Lov – A Thousand Bees
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This is hilarious – 37 Ways to Get Fired
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CoolPictureGallery – 13 Most Creative Advertisements You Have Ever Seen
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This is so awesome! Mig Reyes (from Threadless) created this with a friend of his while they were still in school. They taught themselves After Effects AND created this in just over 4 days to enter into the 7th annual film festival called Artimation held at Art Institute of Schaumburg. It was inducted into the 8th annual Artimation the following year: Mig Reyes – The Hush Sound – Lyons Roar

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